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In-depth report on how beaver could provide benefits to local residents and visitors well into the millions of dollars per year in Utah.
A comprehensive compilation of information related to beavers and their management with an emphasis on stream restoration.
Ecological engineering and aquatic connectivity: a new perspective from beaver-modified wetlands, 2014
This study demonstrated that beavers actively increase the volume-to-surface area ratio of wetlands by almost 50% and that their digging of foraging channels increases average wetland perimeters by over 575%. They concluded that exclusion or removal of beavers could limit ecosystem processes and resilience.
Beavers Buffering Blazes: The Potential Role of Castor canadensis in Mitigating Wildfire Impacts on Stream Ecosystems
The potential role of beavers in mitigating wildfire impacts on stream ecosystems
Eurasian Beaver Activity Increases Water Storage, Attenuates Flow and mitigates diffuse pollution from intensely-managed grassland
A site is monitored to understand impacts upon water storage, flow regimes and water quality.